The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Systems Management Server (SMS) skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Systems Management Server (SMS) over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Systems Management Server (SMS)
UK / England
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 792 882 896
Rank change year-on-year +90 +14  
Permanent jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 70 32 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.084% 0.035% 0.060%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.94% 0.40% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 54 21 43
Median salary £38,250 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -16.66% +12.50%  

Systems Management Server (SMS) is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 7469 7983 7975
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 8.92% 8.64% 7.67%
Number of salaries quoted 6085 6596 6334
Median salary £57,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.57% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £72,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year +2.22% +0.55%  

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Systems Management Server (SMS) as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Management Server (SMS) in England

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) in England.

Salary trend for Systems Management Server (SMS) in England

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) in England over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Management Server (SMS) in England

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) within the England region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +42 28 £40,000 -23.80% 3
South East +61 19 £37,500 -6.25%
West Midlands +20 8 £42,500 -12.37% 2
East of England -5 5 £34,000 -28.42% 1
South West +11 3 £37,500 -19.78%
North West - 3 £40,000 - 2
North East +18 2 £24,205 -46.21% 2
Yorkshire - 2 £32,500 - 1
Systems Management Server (SMS)
UK

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Systems Management Server (SMS).

1 81 (65.85%) Windows
2 79 (64.23%) Microsoft
3 56 (45.53%) SQL Server
4 55 (44.72%) Active Directory
5 54 (43.90%) SQL
6 34 (27.64%) PowerShell
7 32 (26.02%) SCCM
7 32 (26.02%) JavaScript
8 31 (25.20%) HTML
9 30 (24.39%) CSS
9 30 (24.39%) Oracle
9 30 (24.39%) VMware
9 30 (24.39%) Windows Server
10 29 (23.58%) Windows 7
11 28 (22.76%) MS Exchange
11 28 (22.76%) ITIL
12 26 (21.14%) MySQL
13 25 (20.33%) DNS
14 23 (18.70%) Microsoft Office
14 23 (18.70%) VMware Infrastructure
15 22 (17.89%) XML
15 22 (17.89%) Agile Software Development
16 21 (17.07%) Marketing
16 21 (17.07%) Linux
16 21 (17.07%) Cognizant
17 20 (16.26%) Digital Marketing
18 19 (15.45%) Marketing Automation
18 19 (15.45%) Adobe
19 18 (14.63%) Presales
19 18 (14.63%) Windows Server 2008

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 28 (22.76%) MS Exchange
2 16 (13.01%) IIS
3 9 (7.32%) SharePoint
4 8 (6.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (4.07%) CMS
6 4 (3.25%) Apache
6 4 (3.25%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (3.25%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (3.25%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (3.25%) Tomcat
7 3 (2.44%) Skype for Business
8 2 (1.63%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.81%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 23 (18.70%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (4.07%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (3.25%) InfoPath
4 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.81%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.81%) InDesign
5 1 (0.81%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 17 (13.82%) Adobe Campaign
1 17 (13.82%) Eloqua
2 7 (5.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.81%) Raiser's Edge
Cloud Services
1 16 (13.01%) Amazon AWS
1 16 (13.01%) Microsoft Azure
1 16 (13.01%) Office 365
2 14 (11.38%) IaaS
3 12 (9.76%) Amazon S3
3 12 (9.76%) Amazon SQS
4 11 (8.94%) Amazon ELB
4 11 (8.94%) PaaS
5 4 (3.25%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (1.63%) G Suite
7 1 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.81%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.81%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.81%) GitHub
7 1 (0.81%) MailChimp
7 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (20.33%) DNS
2 14 (11.38%) DHCP
3 12 (9.76%) Network Security
4 11 (8.94%) Firewall
4 11 (8.94%) SAN
5 10 (8.13%) TCP/IP
5 10 (8.13%) VPN
6 9 (7.32%) Internet
7 6 (4.88%) SMTP
8 5 (4.07%) VoIP
9 4 (3.25%) FTP
9 4 (3.25%) Intranet
9 4 (3.25%) IPv4
9 4 (3.25%) NAS
9 4 (3.25%) SSL
10 3 (2.44%) Skype
10 3 (2.44%) WAN
11 2 (1.63%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (1.63%) LAN
11 2 (1.63%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (45.53%) SQL Server
2 26 (21.14%) MySQL
3 17 (13.82%) PostgreSQL
3 17 (13.82%) RDBMS
3 17 (13.82%) Relational Database
4 7 (5.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (4.07%) Informix
5 5 (4.07%) SQL Server 2016
6 4 (3.25%) Redis
6 4 (3.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (3.25%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.63%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.63%) Power BI
8 1 (0.81%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.81%) MS Access
8 1 (0.81%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.81%) OLAP
8 1 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.81%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 15 (12.20%) Vagrant
2 6 (4.88%) Git (software)
3 5 (4.07%) Babel
3 5 (4.07%) InstallShield
3 5 (4.07%) MSI
3 5 (4.07%) Subversion
3 5 (4.07%) webpack
4 4 (3.25%) eggPlant
4 4 (3.25%) JIRA
4 4 (3.25%) JMeter
4 4 (3.25%) LoadRunner
4 4 (3.25%) LoadUI
4 4 (3.25%) Selenium
4 4 (3.25%) SilkPerformer
4 4 (3.25%) SilkTest
4 4 (3.25%) SoapUI
4 4 (3.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (3.25%) The Grinder
4 4 (3.25%) VersionOne
4 4 (3.25%) WebDriver
General
1 21 (17.07%) Marketing
2 15 (12.20%) Finance
3 6 (4.88%) Retail
4 5 (4.07%) Law
5 2 (1.63%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.81%) Billing
6 1 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 19 (15.45%) Analyst
2 17 (13.82%) Architect
2 17 (13.82%) Solutions Architect
3 15 (12.20%) Developer
4 12 (9.76%) IT Analyst
5 10 (8.13%) ITIL Service Analyst
5 10 (8.13%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
5 10 (8.13%) Service Analyst
5 10 (8.13%) Service Desk Analyst
6 9 (7.32%) Active Directory Analyst
6 9 (7.32%) Cloud Engineer
6 9 (7.32%) DevOps Engineer
6 9 (7.32%) Support Engineer
7 8 (6.50%) Applications Packager
8 7 (5.69%) 2nd Line Support
8 7 (5.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 7 (5.69%) Consultant
8 7 (5.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (5.69%) IT Support
9 6 (4.88%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (25.20%) HTML
2 30 (24.39%) CSS
3 22 (17.89%) XML
4 13 (10.57%) .NET
5 11 (8.94%) HTML5
6 6 (4.88%) ASP.NET
7 5 (4.07%) CSS3
7 5 (4.07%) Node.js
7 5 (4.07%) Redux
7 5 (4.07%) Sass
7 5 (4.07%) WebSockets
8 4 (3.25%) .NET Framework
8 4 (3.25%) SOAP
8 4 (3.25%) XSLT
9 3 (2.44%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (2.44%) jQuery
10 2 (1.63%) COM
10 2 (1.63%) Web Services
11 1 (0.81%) SVG
11 1 (0.81%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.82%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (7.32%) Blackberry
2 9 (7.32%) Client/Server
3 5 (4.07%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.25%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.25%) RSA SecurID
5 3 (2.44%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.63%) CMDB
6 2 (1.63%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.63%) HP Storage
6 2 (1.63%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.63%) iPhone
6 2 (1.63%) Smartphone
6 2 (1.63%) Social Media
6 2 (1.63%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.81%) Clustering
7 1 (0.81%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.81%) EPoS
7 1 (0.81%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.81%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 81 (65.85%) Windows
2 30 (24.39%) Windows Server
3 29 (23.58%) Windows 7
4 21 (17.07%) Linux
5 18 (14.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (12.20%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (8.13%) Windows 10
8 6 (4.88%) Mac OS
9 5 (4.07%) Windows Vista
10 4 (3.25%) Windows XP
11 3 (2.44%) Unix
12 2 (1.63%) Android
12 2 (1.63%) Mac OS X
12 2 (1.63%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.81%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (22.76%) ITIL
2 22 (17.89%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (16.26%) Digital Marketing
4 19 (15.45%) Marketing Automation
5 18 (14.63%) Presales
6 16 (13.01%) DevOps
7 14 (11.38%) Continuous Improvement
8 13 (10.57%) CRM
8 13 (10.57%) Project Management
9 11 (8.94%) Data Security
9 11 (8.94%) TDD
10 9 (7.32%) Application Packaging
10 9 (7.32%) IT Audit
10 9 (7.32%) Open Source
10 9 (7.32%) Patch Management
10 9 (7.32%) Software Deployment
11 8 (6.50%) Service Management
12 7 (5.69%) Validation
12 7 (5.69%) Workflow
13 6 (4.88%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 54 (43.90%) SQL
2 34 (27.64%) PowerShell
3 32 (26.02%) JavaScript
4 15 (12.20%) Python
4 15 (12.20%) VB
5 11 (8.94%) Bash Shell
6 10 (8.13%) C#
7 9 (7.32%) Java
8 5 (4.07%) ES6
9 4 (3.25%) Groovy
9 4 (3.25%) PHP
9 4 (3.25%) Shell Script
9 4 (3.25%) VBScript
10 2 (1.63%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.63%) VBA
11 1 (0.81%) C
11 1 (0.81%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (13.01%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (8.13%) MCITP
3 9 (7.32%) Degree
4 4 (3.25%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (3.25%) DV Cleared
4 4 (3.25%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.63%) A+ Certification
5 2 (1.63%) CCNA
5 2 (1.63%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.63%) MCSA
5 2 (1.63%) MCSE
5 2 (1.63%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (0.81%) CCDA
6 1 (0.81%) CCDP
6 1 (0.81%) CCIE
6 1 (0.81%) CCNP
6 1 (0.81%) CCSP
6 1 (0.81%) CISSP
6 1 (0.81%) JNCIA
6 1 (0.81%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.94%) SLA
2 3 (2.44%) QA
3 1 (0.81%) Data Quality
System Software
1 55 (44.72%) Active Directory
2 23 (18.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (12.20%) Docker
4 13 (10.57%) Hyper-V
5 8 (6.50%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (4.07%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (4.07%) XenApp
7 2 (1.63%) vCloud
7 2 (1.63%) vSphere
8 1 (0.81%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.81%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 32 (26.02%) SCCM
2 13 (10.57%) Puppet
3 9 (7.32%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 8 (6.50%) SCOM
4 8 (6.50%) WSUS
5 6 (4.88%) vCenter Server
6 4 (3.25%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (3.25%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 2 (1.63%) Ansible
7 2 (1.63%) Nagios
7 2 (1.63%) OpenView
7 2 (1.63%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.63%) OVSD
7 2 (1.63%) Salt
7 2 (1.63%) TADDM
7 2 (1.63%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 79 (64.23%) Microsoft
2 30 (24.39%) Oracle
2 30 (24.39%) VMware
3 21 (17.07%) Cognizant
4 19 (15.45%) Adobe
5 17 (13.82%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
6 14 (11.38%) Cisco
7 11 (8.94%) ServiceNow
8 10 (8.13%) Citrix
9 8 (6.50%) Apple
9 8 (6.50%) HP
10 7 (5.69%) IBM
11 4 (3.25%) CA Agile Central
11 4 (3.25%) CheckPoint
12 3 (2.44%) Google
12 3 (2.44%) NetApp
12 3 (2.44%) SolarWinds
13 2 (1.63%) 3PAR
13 2 (1.63%) Dell
13 2 (1.63%) EqualLogic
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